Insight: Wage woes / Exclusive electorate / Donner Party
, Sacramento public radio
, Capital Public Radio
, minimum wage
, constitutional amendment
, Reno-Sparks Chamber
, California Exclusive Electorate
, Mark Baldassare
, Truckee Lake
, Donner Party
Wage woes - A proposed constitutional amendment would raise Nevada's minimum wage, but will voters make it happen? Learn about the implications from the man who authored the ballot measure, the Executive Treasurer and Secretary of AFL-CIO Nevada, and from the CEO of the Reno-Sparks Chamber, who opposes.
Exclusive electorate - What would happen if everyone in California actually voted?! That's the question the Public Policy Institute of California addresses in its new report, "California's Exclusive Electorate." Learn what the PPIC discovered today from research director Mark Baldassare.
Donner Party - Historians tell you about that fateful winter 160 years ago today when the Donner Party was snowed in at Truckee Lake.